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Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
+1 412-268-2000
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Beautiful campus and outstanding campus

This is a fascinating campus and has so much history! Definitely worth wandering around, especially... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
KayMacTravel7
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Los Angeles, California
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There is a maze..

Walked around the campus during a random visit to this area. Thinking I could find another way... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
lelantos0717
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Bethesda, Maryland
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
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“small campus” (4 reviews)
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5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This is a fascinating campus and has so much history! Definitely worth wandering around, especially if someone in your family is interested in attending. The academics are wonderful in so many fields of study, including computer science, engineering, robotics, drama, music, business, and others. There...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Walked around the campus during a random visit to this area. Thinking I could find another way back, only to find I needed to find another way..Half lost when I found an ad by students starting with things like "walking through the mazes everyday...". So...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went here for a work thing. Enjoyed the campus and the buildings. Kids were super nice and you can see how enthused they are to attend this school. Very nice!

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We are looking at Pitt and Carnegie as College choices, both are situated next to each other and both are worth the time to park and walk around campus. Carnegie is unique and has a beautiful campus. Its reputation as a top university is well...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This place has an amazing reputation in undergraduate and graduate studies. And the area is very very nice to visit.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Stopped today for a walk around as it had been years since I was on campus. Such a pretty place in the city. Lots of food trucks! Look like CMU is buying up property all the way to Pitt.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The beautiful campus and awesome facilities, which sure would provide great study environment for students. It's enjoyable to walk around the campus.

Thank qinlola
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had been to CMU for my son's graduation and quite a great experience to see the large number of students marching around the huge open Gesling stadium and the multilevel free parking facility for the event.

Thank Velvet444
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We did our tour near the end of the day, and in the rain, so I'm sure it alters our opinion a little: but the tour guides were friendly, able to answer most questions. Nice campus -- not a very "pretty" campus though -- not...More

Thank Suzanne K
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We spent quite a bit of time on the CMU campus wandering and wandering, just exploring. We enjoyed the imaginative high-polished steel sculpture of people walking up into the sky, intriguing wheeled benches that rotate around an axis, and, especially, a hidden "secret" path that...More

Thank fiery4
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Nancy M
30 October 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the time of the year, yes, you can schedule a tour.
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Response from sirhcPhoenix | Reviewed this property |
You may enter the buildings. The museums are really awesome and kids love them. Have a great time.
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